One transfer story which is seemingly going to rage on for the rest of this transfer window is Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona. Barcelona has recently sold talisman Neymar JR. to PSG earlier in the window and is out to find his replacement. They seem to be hell bent on getting Coutinho’s signature before the window closes and have already had a £100m bid rejected from Liverpool as Jurgen Klopp … Continue reading Is Coutinho Really Worth £138m?
The first Monday night football didn’t hold back it had it all, red cards, controversy, end to end excitement and a record breaking goal. But where does this leave both clubs and where will it take them?Manchester City started the game in a good manner. They looked dangerous out wide with their quick passing movement, mid first half effort at goal from David Silva rattling … Continue reading Manchester City v Everton Review: 1-1
Both Manchester City and Everton managed to secure opening day wins and clean sheets boding well for both clubs but this is their first real test of the season. Both teams have improved their squad considerably with upwards of £350m between them, Manchester City have finally improved their defence with very capable wing backs in Mendy, Walker and Danilo while Everton has been bolstering their … Continue reading Manchester City v Everton Preview:
Over recent years Chelsea Football Club is building a bad reputation for being a convert belt for young English talent. This year Chelsea see themselves coming back after a terrific season last year after winning the league in Antonio Conte’s first season in charge. But things have gone very sour this window, failing to re-sign Lukaku a youth talent they let go for a club … Continue reading Chelsea’s Transfer Policy is Laughable
I think many of us including myself were very shocked to hear that Antonio Conte simply does not was Diego Costa in a Chelsea shirt next season. Maybe because that player is a well known hot head of a player or Conte simply needs a 30+ goal a season striker, even if both or one of them is true Diego Costa is more vital to … Continue reading Is Morata really good enough? No
Arsenal have had a less than desireable year to say the least. With fans divided, big stars threatening to leave and no champions league football for the first time in 20 years something needed to change. Even before the window opened Arsenal entered talks with Sead Kolasinac and Henry Onyekuru seemingly addressing a needed wing back player with a lot of a ability and a young … Continue reading Arsenal’s Stumbling Transfers
Just a few hours ago it was announced that Everton had signed Ajax talisman Davy Klaassen for around £26m. This signing comes in with a club record fee of £30m for one of the stand out performers in the league last season Jordan Pickford. Pickford has been in high demand since his breakout season at Sunderland last season and we at Touchline Football predicted Ronald … Continue reading Everton Splash £50m